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Fitting of contact lens for treatment of ocular surface disease

Pessie Posted Mon 11th of November, 2013 15:10:49 PM

Blue Cross is denying the 92071 (Fitting of contact lens for treatment of ocular surface disease) when done in the same session a 6522,, removal of foreign body , cornea. what is the correct modifier to use? Thanks

SuperCoder Answered Mon 11th of November, 2013 16:54:30 PM

According to Supercoder.com CCI edit tool, you can bill '92071' with the '65222' by using modifier -25 OR -57 OR -59. Choose what is most appropriate for your encounter. So your billing would look like this if you choose -59 Modifier:

65222
92071-59

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